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Economy Real Estate

🏑 Using Holiday Savings for a Home Deposit | $900K First Home

Young couples are using holiday savings to get into the property market.

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Real Estate

First Home Buyers Rush for Loans | Real Estate Update

First Home Buyers are rushing for Government-backed loans.

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Economy Finance

The RBA’s Annual Snapshots | Australian Economy

The RBA has released the Annual Snapshot of the Australian Economy.

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Economy Finance

Most Mortgage Loan Repayments Haven’t Resumed | Mortgage Holiday Update

Most Mortgage Loan Repayments Haven’t Resumed

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RBA

Will the RBA to Cut Rates to 0%? | Interest Rate Update

Philip Lowe has hinted that the RBA will Cut Rates.

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Economy

Can the RBA Save the Economy?

RBA #AusPOL #CashRate Can the RBA save the Australian Economy? Does anyone still think they actually can? References β€˜Four bullets left’ to save Economy https://www.news.com.au/finance/economy/australian-economy/four-bullets-left-to-save-economy/news-story/f79bd146f7e50b5b7f2c7d3faa84317c China second-quarter GDP growth slows to 27-year low as trade war bites, more stimulus seen https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-gdp/china-second-quarter-gdp-growth-slows-to-27-year-low-as-trade-war-bites-more-stimulus-seen-idUSKCN1U90P5

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Economy

Consumer Confidence Drops

#Australia #AusPOL #Recession Consumer and Business confidence has dropped in Australia. Looks like back to back interest rate cuts didn’t fill people with confidence for some reason? Reference Consumers most pessimistic in two years, despite tax and interest rate cuts https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-07-10/consumer-confidence-july-2019/11294948

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Economy

Australia is in Recession

#Australia #AusPOL #Recession GDP Per Capita has declined in Australia for the last two quarters, so for all intents and purposes, we are in a recession for the first time in 27 years. Our politicians need to use the R-word before the RBA starts playing with QE or negative interest rate. Perhaps some infrastructure projects […]

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Economy

Is the Market Predicting a Recession

#ASX #AusPOL #CashRate Both Equity and Bonds are rallying and analysis split over an impending market correction. Is this just smart investors moving funds into the equities market and hedging their bets or is the bond rally and market confusion a sign of impending recession? References Bonds https://www.asx.com.au/products/bonds.htm Trading View https://www.tradingview.com/chart/?symbol=ASX%3AXAO Share market correction may […]

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Construction Economy Housing Crash

Foreign Investment Crashes in Australia

#ForeignInvestment #AusPOL #Housing Foreign Investment in Australian Real Estate and housing has crashed in recent years. Let’s look at how high it was and consider the implications it has had on housing prices and the quality of our housing stock. Did such rapid growth in foreign investment overheat our construction industry and are we going […]